Rod Dreher

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Posts in category “Science”

Yuval Noah Harari’s Dystopia

Homo Deus is a book by an evangelist for the Grand Inquisitor of Silicon Valley

Posted April 17th, 2017

Onward Transgender Soldiers

What mainstreaming transgenderism is doing to society

Posted March 2nd, 2017

Sugar For Dope Fiends

Low-carb dieting and Gary Taubes’s The Case Against Sugar

Posted January 4th, 2017

The Virtual Hagia Sophia

Stanford scientists and Cappella Romana recreate Byzantine chant as it would have sounded there

Posted December 30th, 2016

The Abolition Of Man (No, Really)

A man who aspires to create mutant forms of human life for art’s sake

Posted December 23rd, 2016

Trump Troglodytes May Breed Subhuman Species

Frightened geneticist unnerved by prospect of race of Morlock Trumpkins

Posted November 11th, 2016

An Abomination Of Desolation

We don’t have a word for the deliberate destruction of human nature. Thanks to science, we will

Posted September 13th, 2016

The Flood Next Time

How personal experience with climate change’s effects is moving the conversation

Posted September 6th, 2016

Scientists Make Terrible Politicians

Because you can’t derive an ‘ought’ from a scientific paper

Posted July 19th, 2016

The Nihilism Of Some Scientists

On tenderness, the devaluation of human life, and Weimar America

Posted May 14th, 2016

The Triumph of Trans Lysenkoism

LGBT activists get a leading scientist fired

Posted February 10th, 2016

The Rot In The Academy

Jonathan Haidt is becoming a top public intellectual by blowing the whistle on the corruption of academia

Posted February 8th, 2016

When Science Is Ideologically Inconvenient

Think conservatives are alone in selectively dismissing science? Look to your left

Posted December 31st, 2015

Ben Carson Is A Creationist. So?

Why that shouldn’t keep him from being US Surgeon General

Posted October 29th, 2015

The Left’s Bad Social Science

Principled liberal social scientists produce a study showing how anti-conservative bias corrupts their field

Posted September 17th, 2015

Faith-Based Physicists

Why some scientists believe crazier things than some preachers

Posted August 20th, 2015

The Crises We Don’t See

Climate change, ISIS, and the West’s civilizational crisis

Posted July 9th, 2015